Tonya joined the Lake Area Tech team in November 2020 in the Educare Center. She is a graduate of Lake Area Tech’s Human Services and Cosmetology programs and furthered her education at Huron University for General Education classes and at Minnesota State University – Moorhead for Business Management.
Tonya’s experience includes roles as a CNA in Clark, completing clinicals at the Yankton State Hospital and School, Clark Elementary School, and Golden Living Center in Clark as a CNA and Activities Director. She worked at the Iroquois School District in the high school and elementary resource rooms as an aid and had an in-home daycare for a summer. She worked as a cosmetologist for Regis Corporation and also operated her own home salon for 10 years.
A native of Clark, Tonya graduated from Clark High School and now lives in Watertown. She has two daughters and three grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with friends and family camping, horseback riding, boating, hunting, fishing, trail riding and dancing.
Children's Educare Center